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International Rescue Committee UK is the European headquarters of the IRC global network. We support people uprooted by conflict or natural disaster to rebuild their lives quickly, safely and with dignity.


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Latest News

  • Dozens injured as IRC-supported hospital hit by shelling in Eastern Aleppo

    New York, 28th September 2016 - Dozens of intensive care patients are buried under rubble after an attack on another IRC-supported hospital in Syria, which has also injured several medical staff.                                 The facility in Eastern Aleppo... Read more

  • The IRC reacts to President Obama’s Refugee Summit

    New York, NY, September 21, 2016 — IRC applauds President Obama for hosting world leaders for a first of its kind Summit on Refugees. The Summit comes at a time of historic displacement when responsibility sharing for refugees among the international community is uneven and more critical than ever. The three pillars of... Read more

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